Vintage French Ceramic Vase with Handles by Roger Capron (circa 1950s)
A vintage ceramic vase with classic-style handles by master ceramicist, Roger Capron (circa 1950s). In very good overall condition, the chalk-white background is decorated with a tile pattern from the mid-section down. A piece of this size and condition is now very difficult to come upon as it is a quintessential example of collectible Capron and a trademark of his style from this era. A unique piece for true connoisseurs of this celebrated master. Signed on the base: 'Capron - Vallauris'.
About the Artist: Roger Capron (1922 - 2006), who founded the craft-based workshop in Vallauris, France, l'Atelier Callis, where his creations contributed to a veritable renaissance of pottery and ceramics. Capron left behind a considerable body of internationally acclaimed works and is collected worldwide. Upon request a video clip may be provided.
H 26 cm / 10.2"
W 21 cm / 8.3"
D 17 cm / 6.7"